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Title Series 8: Organizations
Accession number MS2011.01
Object Name Organizations
Series ID MS01.08
Parent Object ID MS01
Collection David C. Driskell Papers
System of arrangement Folders arranged alphabetically according to organization name and arranged chronologically within folders.
Description The records in this series reflect the interactions and relationship Prof. Driskell had with various organizations including: the National Endowment for the Humanities, the American Federation of Arts, the Amistad Research Center, and the National Conference of Artists. Organizations represented in this series are mostly non-profit associations and groups promoting the arts, education, or both. Records also reveal interactions Prof. Driskell had with public figures such as: Presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton, Laura Bush, and various members of Congress. Series contains brochures, newsletters, press releases, proposals, catalogs, ephemera, photographs, clippings, contracts, reports, meeting minutes, published articles, art sketches, biographical sketches, art appraisals and indexes. The bulk of the material is written solicitations and promotional material about various organizations or programs. Series does not include material from educational institutions or museums and galleries.
Dates of Creation Inclusive dates: 1937-2011.
Bulk dates: 1970-1999.
Level Series
Creator David C. Driskell
Language of Material English
Quantity 0
Containers Arts in the Academy, 1989
Apollo Book, 1986
American Association of Museums, 1973-1980
Academy Foundation, 1990
Aesthetic Dynamics, 1971, 1992
Africa 95, 1995
African American Arts Conference, 1995
African American Museums Association, 1982-1988
African American Quilters of Baltimore, 1995
African American Review, 1995
Africobra, 1989
All Congregations Together (ACT),1995
American Academy of Arts and Letters, 1977-1994
American Academy of Arts and Letters - Art Awards, 1987
Artist Trust, 1998
American Bible Society, 1995-2003
American Crafts Council, 1977
American Federation of Arts, 1971-1974
American Federation of Arts, 1976-1977
American Federation of Arts, 1978-1979
American Federation of Arts, 1979-1980
American Federation of Arts, 1980-1982
American Federation of Arts, 1982-1984
American Federation of Arts, 1985-1989
American Federation of Arts, 1991-1995
American Federation of Arts, 1998-2002
American Friends of Blerancourt, Inc. - Nina Kearns, 1989
American Heritage Magazine, 1987-1995
Amistad Research Center, 1975-1985
Amistad Research Center - Aaron Douglas Collection, 1976-1987
Amistad Research Center - Driskell Lecture, 1980
Amistad Research Center - Toussaint L'Ouverture Series, 1982-1987
Amistad Research Center, 1986-1995
Anheuser-Busch Company, 1995
Anyone Can Fly Foundation-Faith Ringgold, 2002-2005
Archives of American Art, 1978-1994
Art Museum Association of America, 1987
Association for Study of Afro-American Life and History, 1995
Association of African American Museums - Conference, 2003
Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges, 1975-1986
International Association of Art Critics. United States Section (AICA-USA), 1995-1998
Awards in the Visual Arts, 1985-1989
Bachrach Photographers, 2001
Bethlehem Centers of Nashville - Totally Art Centric, 1995-1998
Bethune Historical Development Project - Black Museums Conference, 1980
Black Collectors Hall of Fame, 1992-1993
Black Issues in Higher Education,1995
Blackside, Inc., 1987-1996
Blackside, Inc.-Brochures and Clippings, 1993-1995
Brompton Books Corporation, 1995
Capital Art and Framing - Framing Bill - Driskell Show, 1996-1998
Capital Art and Framing - Victoria Craig, 2009
Cesar Pelli and Associates - Julann Meyers, 1994
Center for Southern Folklore, 1977
Chicago Park District, 1989
Children's Art Carnival, 1988, 2001-2003
Children's Defense Fund, 1990-1991
Cleveland Artists Foundation, 1996
College Art Association, 1993-1994
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 1976
Countee Cullen Foundation, 1981
Dedicators, Inc. (New York, NY), 1999-2001
National Research Council - Stephen Rattien Correspondence, 1995
District of Columbia Arts Center, Inc., 1989
D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities - Proposal, 1988
Doing Art Together, Inc. - Correspondence, 2006-2007
Elnora Inc. - E. Thomas Williams, 1996-1999
Ford Foundation, 1989-1997
Foundation for American Letters and the Media - Articles of Incorporation and bylaws, 1976
Friends of Legal Defense Fund/NAACP, 1989
Fund for U.S. Artists, 1995-1997
General Services Administration-Design Award Jury, 1998-2000
George Braziller, Inc. Publishers - Letters, 1989
Grolier Educational, 2002
Harcourt College Publishers - Permissions Research, 2000
Harlem Urban Development Corporation, 1985-1987
Harlem Urban Development Corporation - Artists Info, 1983-1990
Harlem Urban Development Corporation - Brochures, 1986
Harlem Urban Development Corporation - Correspondence-In, 1986-1990
Harlem Urban Development Corporation - Correspondence-Out, 1986-1987
Heller Washam Antiques, 1990
Homes of Color Magazine, 2002-2003
Illinois Arts Council, 1990
Inc. Works of Art - Alan Brandt Correspondence, 1995-1997
Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts, 2009
Institute for Independent Education, 1994-1996
Institute for Independent Education, 1998-1999
State of Maryland - Office of the Governor Correspondence, 1995
Institute of Texan Cultures, 1991-1993
Institute for Research on the African Diaspora in the Americas and the Caribbean, 1996-1997
International Arts and Artists - David Furchgott, 2003-2004
International Review of African American Art - Jerry Langley, 1998
Jacob And Gwendolyn Lawrence Foundation, 2001-2003
Jacob Lawrence Catalogue Raisonne Project, 1996-1999
JK. Holcombe Agency of Nashville, 1989
John Henry Memorial Foundation, Inc., 1977
King Tisdell Cottage - Catalog, [undated]
L B Brown and Associates, 1992
Library of Congress - Harlem Renaissance Lecture, 2002-2003
Lee Maimon Fine Art, 2008
DIOP'S African Art Gallery, 1987-1988
Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, 1987-1989
Maine Art Education Association - 2004 MAEA Fall Conference, 2004
Maine Community Foundation, 2005
Maine Home and Design - Correspondence, 2008
Maine Won't Discriminate - Correspondence,1995
Martha Stewart Living, 2002
Maryland Historical Society - Sankofa Exhibit, 1995
Maryland Humanities Council, 1988-1989
Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, 1995
McKissack, McKissack and Thompson, 1977-1990
Millay Colony for the Arts, 1981-1999
Millennium Arts Salon, 2007-2008
Milton S. Eisenhower Foundation, 1977
Minnesota Teen Challenge, [undated]
Nashville African-American Artists Association, 1996
National Arts Club (New York, NY), 1995-1996
National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education, 1989-1990
National Association for Southern Poor, 1993-1995
National Black Arts Festival, 1987-1988
National Black Arts Festival, 1990
National Conference of Artists, 1973-1975
National Conference of Artists, 1976-1986
National Conference of Artists, 1990-1991
National Conference of Artists, 1994-2007
National Conference of Artists - Conventions, 1973-1980
National Conference of Artists - Conventions, 1981-1989
National Conference of Artists - DC Chapter, 1977-2008
National Conference of Artists - Michigan Chapter, 1987-2004
National Conference of Artists - Newsletters, 1975-1981, 2000-2004
National Conference of Artists - Richmand Chapter, 1987-1988
National Endowment for the Arts, 1990-1991
National Endowment for the Humanities - William R. Ferris, 1998
National Visionary Leadership Project, 2002-2003
New Art Examiner - Correspondence, 1987-1993
New York Foundation for the Arts - Correspondence, 1988
New York Sate Division for Women - Newsletter, 1989
Nexus-Foundation for Today's Art, 1988-1989
North Carolina Arts Council - Correspondence, 1994
Northstar Art Company, 1998
Omni-Photo Communications, 1993-1998
Penny McCall Foundation, 1988-1989
Rabin and Krueger Paintings,1990-1995
Riverwest Artists Association, 2002
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum - Driskell Lecture, 2004
Romare Bearden Foundation, 2004
S.A. Rosenbaum and Associates, 1996-1999
Samaya Foundation, 1988
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, 1975-2000
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture - J.P. Ball Introduction, 1991
Sisterspace and Books, 2003
Sole and Son, 1994-1996
South Carolina Arts Commission, 1978-1983
Southern Education Foundation - Black College Library Improvement Project Report, 1997
Susan L. Curtis Foundation - Art Auction, 1992
Prince George's County, 1990
San Antonio Blue Ribbon Committee on the Arts, 1988
State of Maryland - Employee Benefits, 1995
Symphonium - African American Symphony Music, 1990-1992
A National Diffusion Network Project, 1988-1989
Tennessee Arts Commission - David Earl Jackson, 1990-1992
Tennessee River Gorge Trust - Auction and Exhibit, 1993-1994
The Algebra Project, Inc., 1995
Art Newspaper, 1995
Association of American Cultures - Victoria Sharpeley, 1991
History Makers, 2001-2004
History Makers - Interview, 2000-2002
Links, Inc. - San Francisco, CA, 2000
Mingo Group, 1995
Permissions Group - Aaron Douglas - "Defiance", 2000
Phillips Collection, 1990
Shelby Art League, Inc. - Dr. Steven Skorman, 1993
White House, 1965-1997
White House - Laura Bush Correspondence, 2002
White House - Henry Ossawa Tanner Acquisition, 1996-1997
White House - Invitation, 1993-1996
Woodson Foundation - Correspondence, 1991
Thirteen - WNET, 1995-1997
Triton International Productions, 1990
United Negro College Fund, Inc., 1977-1990
St. James Press - "Black Artists", 1996-1997
Time Life Inc. - Loretta Britten and Libby Schleichert, 1993-1994
Art International, Inc. - Victoria Durant-Gonzalez, 1983
Spralding Ames Corporation, 1988-1996
Spralding Ames Corporation, 1997-2002
United Church Board for Homeland Ministries, 1988-1996
United Church Of Christ - Correspondence, 1996-1997
United Church Press, 1994-1996
United States Department of State - Art in Embassies, 1989
United States Information Agency, 1997
Visible Black History, 2002
Visual Artists and Galleries Association, 1997, 2003
WETA, 1994-1995
WETA - Marcia Shia, 1990-1991
W.K. Kellogg Foundation - African American Men and Boys National Task Force, 1993-1995
W.K. Kellogg Foundation - African American Men and Boys National Task Force, 1996-1997
W.K. Kellogg Foundation - African American Men and Boys Initiative Art/Essay Contest, 1996-1997
Washington Arts Consortium, 1975-1986
Washington Post - Ester Iverem Correspondence, 1998
Washington Project for the Arts, 1984-1995
Washington Sculptors Group, 1992-1997
Weeksville Heritage Center - Awards Gala, 2006-2008
Y.M.C.A. of Portland - African-American Art Exhibit Introduction, 1991
Homes of Color Magazine - Dinner May 9, 2003
Homes of Color Magazine - Penny Shaw, 2003
National Art Education Association - Convention, 1990-2002
8 Action Auction - Nashville, 1977
African American Heritage Association, 1978
African-American Institute, 1979
African Burial Ground Project, 1993-1997
African Burial Ground Project, 1998
African Burial Ground Project, 1999-2000
African Burial Ground Project - Project Sketches, 1998
African Civilizations Studies Organization Inc., 1976
African Craftsmen in America, Inc., 1974
African Literature Association, 1980
African Primitive Art Imports, 1975
American References, 1989
American Film Institute - Film Festival, 1981
Amistad Research Center - Paula Allen - Toussaint Tour, 1997
American Studies Association, 1976-1977
Amistad America, Inc. - Amistad II,1995-1996
Amistad Research Center - Andrea Jefferson, 1994-1997
Amistad Research Center - Art Collection, 1996
Amistad Research Center - Art Award Recipients, 1993
Amistad Research Center - Paula Allen - Schedule Chage Requests, 1996
Amistad Research Center - Board of Directors, 1975-1991
Amistad Research Center - Board of Directors, 1992-1993
Amistad Research Center - Board of Directors, [undated]
Amistad Research Center - Board of Directors, 1994
Amistad Research Center - Board of Directors, 1995
Amistad Research Center - Board of Directors, 1996
Amistad Research Center - Board of Directors, 1997
Amistad Research Center - Committees, 1994-1997
Amistad Research Center - Correspondences, 1989-1997
Amistad Research Center - Donald E. DeVore, 1997-1998
Amistad Affiliates, Inc. - Warren Marr, 1989-1996
Amistad Committee, Inc., 1995
Amistad Research Center - Amistad Reports, 1988-1996
Amistad Research Center - Gift of "Forgotten Faith", 1988
Amistad Research Center - Jackie Cox-Crite, 1996
Amistad Research Center - Paula Allen (Curator of Art), 1995-1996
Amistad Research Center - Paula Allen - Exhibitions, 1996
Amistad Research Center - Paula Allen, 1996-1997
Amistad Research Center - Paula Allen - FSC Collection, 1996
Appalachain Community Arts - Marie Cirillo, 1977
Amistad Research Center - Paula Allen - Outgoing Loans, 1996-1997
Amistad Research Center - Paula Allen - Projects, 1996-1997
Amistad Research Center - Phillip R. Cox, 1993-1994
Amistad Research Center - Robert Peck, 1992-1993
Amistad Research Center - Reviews and Catalogs, 1984-1995
Amistad Research Center - Search Committee, 1995
Amistad Research Center - "Summer Institue", 1991-1992
Artists Equity Association, Inc.,1983
Artransport, 1983
Arts Council of Great Britain - Andrew Dempsey, 1977-1980
Arts Festival of Atlanta, Inc., 1971-1987
Association of Caribbean Studies, 1986
Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges, 1989-1991
Atlanta Department of Cultural Affairs - Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, 1979-1980
Atlanta Life Insurance Company, 1983-1984
B.-C.A.K., Incorporated, 1976
Beacon Press, 1987
Black Art and Artifacts, 1986
Black Greeting Cards International - Don Mark, 1976-1978
WNGE 2 - Correspondence, 1976
Black Enterprise, 1979
Black Resources, Inc. - Jeanne Jason, 1977-1979
Brazilian-American Cultural Institute, Inc., 1983
Brazilian Embassy - Consular Section, 1983
Brimful House, 1961
Bureau of Cultural Affairs - Liberia, 1973
Burrell Advertising Inc., 1987-1988
CBS, Inc., 1977-1978
CBS News - Bernard Seabrooks, 1976-1977
Christian Science Monitor, 1985-1988
College Art Association, 1976-1983
College Art Association, 1985-1987
Connaisance des Arts - Paris, 1982
College Music Society - Robby D. Gunstream, 1986-1987
Colorfax, 1986
Virginia Commission for the Arts, 1987
Crest Art, Inc., 1970-1971
Roger Furman Theatre, Inc., 1987
DMK Films, Inc., [undated]
D.C. Community Humanities Council, 1986
Dance Films Association, 1973
Danforth Foundation, 1974-1977
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, 1982
Dictionary of American Negro Biography, 1973-1980
District of Columbia - Employee Public Service Award, 1986
District of Columbia Commission on the Arts and Humanities1982-1985
District of Columbia Department of Finance and Revenue - Robert Austin, 1977
Dogwood Arts Festival, 1971
Dun And Bradstreet, Inc., 1985-1986
Federal Art Project - Exhibition Announcements, 1937-1940
Federation of Public Programs in the Humanities - Reports, 1978-1979
Federation of Public Programs in the Humanities - Reports, 1980
First National Bank of Louisville - Eileen M. Reott Correspondence, 1980
Fleur de Lis Art and Study Club - Letter, 1976
Florentine Films - Julie Dunfey, 1987
Fourth International Congress on Religion, Art, Architecture and the Environment, 1978
Medowlark Studio - Freedman's Cemetery Memorial Project, 1998-2000
Franklin Furnace - Press Releases, 1986
G.K. Hall and Company, 1976-1980
Garth Allen Travel Ltd., 1977
Golden State Mutual Life Insurance Co., 1948
Gordon Press - Leona Phillips and Jill Phillips Correspondence, 1974
Greenwood Press - Correspondence, 1987
Harmon Foundation - Correspondence, 1974
Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1986-1987
Hartford Courant - Correspondence, 1994
Hopkins and Blake, Publishers - Correspondence, 1974
In The Beginning, 1979
Southern Federation of State Arts Agencies - Correspondence, 1976
Institute of Visual Research, 1977
Amistad Research Center - Symposium on Southern Civil Rights Litigation Records for the 1960's, 1978
International Standard Book Numbering Agency, 1976
Johnson Foundation - H B C U Correspondence, 1983
Johnson Publishing Company, Inc. - Correspondence, 1975
Kraus Reprint Co. - Correspondence, 1974
Life Magazine - Janet Mason, 1968-1969
Links, Inc. - Cincinnati, 1973
Lutheran Brotherhood - Correspondence, 1973
MacDowell Colony, 1982-1986
Macmallan Arts and Crafts, Inc., 1978
Artists in Maine - Susan Ryan, 1987-1988
First Baptist Church - Correspondence, 1974
Maryland Committee for the Humanities, 1976-1979
Maryland Mass Transit Administration - Correspondence, 1983
Maryland State Arts Council, 1981-1983
Media Magazine - William P. Quinn Correspondence, 1978
Media Resources Inc. - Nathan Wright, 1977
Graphik Dimensions Limited, 1979
Multicultural Arts Collaborative - Sandra Epps, 1999
Mussehl and Westphal - Musical Saw, 1978-1979
Nancy Hanks Center - Dedication Celebration, 1986
National Art Scholarship Fund, Inc. - Rodney L. Donahue, 1982
National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education - NAFEO/NEH Workshops, 1980
National Association of Schools of Art - Publications, 1973-1977
National Black Museums Conference, 1980
National Center of Afro-American Artists - Art Donation, 1977-1979
Williams Printing Company - Correspondence, 1973-1976
National Council of Art Administrators, 1975-1981
National Endowment for the Arts, 1973-1983
National Endowment for the Arts - Literature, 1974-1975
National Endowment for the Arts - Panels, 1976-1986
National Endowment for the Arts - Visual Artists Fellowships, 1978-1984
National Endowment for the Humanities, 1973-1986
National Endowment for the Humanities - Black Grants Given, 1978-1979
National Endowment for the Humanities - Grant Applications, 1974-1977
National Endowment for the Humanities - Grant Applications, 1980-1982
National Endowment for the Humanities - Grant Supplements, [undated]
National Endowment for the Humanities - Grants Given, 1978-1979
National Endowment for the Humanities - Report, 1979-1980
National Endowment for the Humanities - Summer Seminars, 1980-1982
National Endowment for the Humanities - Victor Sorell Correspondence, 1980-1982
National Endowment Trust - Art Appraisal, [undated]
National Humanities Center, 1982-1984
National Humanities Center - Kent Mullikin Correspondence, 1985-1986
Johnson Foundation - Wingspread, 1975
National Office for Black Catholics - Ronald Sharpe Correspondence, 1979-1980
National Park Service - Harpers Ferry Center, 1979
National Research Council - Fellowship for Minorities Program, 1981-1983
New Greenwood Press - Publications, 1977
I've Known Rivers, Inc. - Louisiana World Exposition, 1983-1984
New York State Commission Against Discrimination - "Up In Freedom" Draft, 1960
North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources, 1976-1980
Office for the Advancement of Negro Colleges, 1980
Ossabaw Foundation - Brochure, [undated]
Patterson, Phifer and Phillips, P.C. - Correspondence, 1986
Paulist Press - Correspondence, 1978
Women of Washington, Inc., 1998-1999
Our Renaissance Foundation, Inc. - Correspondence, 1996
People's Congregational United Church of Christ - A. Knighton Stanley Correspondence, 1978-1987
People's Congregational United Church of Christ, 1977-1984
Peter H. Davidson and Company, Inc. - Correspondence, 1976
Peterson Company - Correspondence, 1978
Photosearch, Inc. - Release Form, 1987
Prince George's County Historic Preservation Commission - Correspondence, 1986
Prince George's County Government - Prince Georgian Award, 1988
Prothmann Associates, Inc., 1969-1975
Raynard Hall Communications - Calvin Jones Exhibition, 1986-1987
Readers Encyclopedia of American History, 1990
D.C. Heath and Company - Correspondence, 1979
Religious Communities, the Arts, and the American Revolution - Grant Spralding, 1974-1976
Religious Communities for the Arts, 1975-1981
Religious Communities for the Arts - James Buell and Grant Spralding Correspondence, 1973-1977
Religious Organizations, 1975-1979
Roxbury Children's Service - Correspondence, 1983
Ruder and Finn Fine Arts - Caroline Goldsmith Correspondence, 1975-1977
City of Philadelphia - Commission for Women Correspondence, 1987
Saddler-Blount Publishing Co. - Correspondence, 1978
Society for the Arts, Religion and Contemporary Culture, Inc. - Correspondence, 1973-1978
Sojourner Truth National Cultural Arts Festival, 1976
United Church Board for Homeland Ministries, 1973-1975
Sotheby's - Art Attribution, 1986
Southern Arts Federation, 1979-1985
Southside Community Art Center - Chicago Renaissance Exhibit, 1988
Spralding-Ames Corporation - Jacob Lawrence Print Purchase, 1987
Tennessean - Clara Hieronymus Correspondence, -1973-1978
Tennessee Arts Commission, 1971-1975
Texas Trends in Art Education - Correspondence, 1985-1986
Top Value Fabrics, Inc. - Correspondence, 1979
Twenty One-Art and Culture - Correspondence, 1988-1990
People's Congregational United Church of Christ, 1986-1991
People's Congregational United Church of Christ - Stained Glass Window, 1980-1984
People's Congregational United Church of Christ - The People's Herald, 1979-1980
People's Congregational United Church of Christ - Youth Foundation Proposal, 1978
United Church of Christ Fellowship in the Arts, 1979
United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. - Gustav Nelson, 1977
United States Department of State - African Programs of U.S. Organizations, 1961
Vanguard Booksellers - Correspondence, 1974
WDCN-TV 8 - Correspondence, 1977
WHBQ-TV 13 - Correspondence, 1979
WJLA-TV 7 - "Getting There" Press Release, 1983
Washington Convention Center - Correspondence, 1984
Western Journal of Black Studies - Correspondence, 1986
Wexler Film Productions - Correspondence, 1971
Wewak Haus Carvings - Correspondence, 1976
White House - Receptions, 1977-1980
Who's Who in American Art - Biography, 1982
Women's National Democratic Club - Correspondence, 1990-1991
Youth Foundation - Correspondence, 1981
College Bound - Reception Program, 2011
Institute for Responsible Citizenship - Correspondence, 2011
National Arts and the Handicapped Information Service - Promotional Material, 1977-1978
Arts Business - Newsletters, 1978-1981
Carter-Mondale Presidential Campaign - Arts and Humanities Task Force, 1976-1977
Chamba Productions, 1971
College Art Association - Teacher Award Nominations, 1973-1988
Dorkay House - Khabi Mngoma, 1967
Maine Public Broadcasting Network - Correspondence, 1981
McMurrey Pond Real Estate - University of Texas at Austin Visit, 1985
National Consortium for Multi-Ethnic Studies and Cultural Exchange, 1984
Niagara Falls Board of Education - Museum Proposal, [undated]
Overseas Promotions, Inc. - Represented Artists in Japanese Sale, 1987
Prince George's Arts and Humanities Council - Grant Application, 1987
Providence Art Club - Bannister Acquisition Correspondence, 1977
Richard Allen Center for Culture and Art, 1979-1980
The Rockefeller Foundation - James Van Der Zee Project, 1978
WETA - "Homecoming: The Art and Life of William H. Johnson" Project, 1995-1997
White House - Photographs and Ephemera, 1996-1998